Tetris Effect: Connected Update for Switch Adds Vertical Play Mode

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    Enhance revealed a few new details regarding the upcoming Tetris Effect: Connected update for Nintendo Switch, which adds a new vertical play mode on February 22. The update launches alongside the new PlayStation 5 and PlayStation VR2 versions of Tetris Effect: Connected.

    Enhance confirms the Nintendo Switch version of Tetris Effect: Connected will receive a vertical play mode called “TATE” on February 22. This mode shifts the aspect ratio of Tetris Effect: Connected from horizontal to vertical, placing emphasis on the playfield. The publisher demonstrates TATE mode by using the Fangamer’s Nintendo Switch Flip Grip, which was created by Mike Choi. 

    TATE Mode

    As previously reported, the February 22 update comes to Tetris Effect: Connected on all existing platforms. The update brings parity with the new PlayStation 5 and PlayStation VR2 versions except for VR play on unsupported platforms. These new additions include the following game modes:

    • Classic Score Attack – A single player version is now available in Effect Modes (NTSC/PAL Game Speed included)
    • Zone Marathon – A version of Marathon Mode with the Zone mechanic
    • Purify Mode – Endless is now an option in Purify Mode
    • Master Mode – Endless is now an option in Master Mode

    Lastly, Tetris Effect: Connected is available now for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Steam, Epic Games Store, and Meta Quest. 

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    Soul Kiwami
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    Raul Ochoa, a.k.a. Soul Kiwami, is the Managing Editor of Final Weapon and a Games Writer at Game Rant with four years of writing and editing experience. Raul is passionate about the Japanese gaming industry, and he's a huge fan of Nintendo Switch, PC hardware, JRPGs, and fighting games. business email: [email protected]

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